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would say that this, the launch does happen it is not to celebrate the anniversary of, or to mourn, whatever you want to say the death of kim jong-il last december. that they are doing this test to further their own national security interests and, one of those interests is to have a robust, i would argue, nuclear deterrent against the united states. now, i would also add that they are more than willing to negotiate about that. i don't think it's inevitable that north korea would have nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles aimed at the united states but i do think they intend to try to accomplish that and this launch is a step, probably an early step, in terms of the developing that capability. jon: well the u.n., the u.s., seoul, said if you launch the missile it will be very provocative act. it could bring on new sanctions. i thought we were sanctioning everything we could in north korea. are we not? >> no, no. again a lot of new techniques have been applied developing new sanctions to iran. one of the methods to apply u.n. and e.u. sanctions of iran was to study the economy of iran.
. harris: the nation is mourning the loss of norman schwarzkopf. he was 78 years old. the man known as storming norman drove out saddam hussein's forces in kuwait in 1991. operation desert storm entered one of our history books. you know, i have read that you say that the general earned every bit of his impeccable reputation as a leader. why is that? >> well, if you look back at where we were when he played a critical role in leading the first gulf war, we had come off of the 70s, which were the carter years, morale is really bad. reagan rebuilt the military during the 80s. then george h. w. bush took over as well. the team that was rebuilt, that new army and air force, the new navy thinking about was actually put to the test in desert storm. it was norman schwarzkopf who was chosen to lead that because of his position as being a commander in chief and central command at the time. what he showed with several things. first, he not only highlighted the technology improvements with his almost daily briefings, which that is where he got the nickname the bear. his nickname among the staf
of chicago. jon: as friends and family mourn the loss of the victims in that terrible connecticut school shooting we're getting new information what may have set off the killer. jon: right now we are awaiting the appearance of the president in the brady briefing room. he is expected to announce creation of a task force to deal with some of the violent out breaks that we've seen in this country. let's go to our chief white house correspondented henry for that. >> reporter: this is the president's first chance after the memor memorial on sunday to talk about what he wants to do moving forward. he is going to name vice president biden to head a task force. they are talking about executive action and legislative action on capitol hill to deal with potential gun control legislation, mental health legislation. officials have made it clear this is not just about gun control, the president believes this is a multi-pronged problem. he's faced criticism for not doing more after other shootings, tucson, a roar a. that is part of it too now, the pressure on the president to act. jon: the president i
pained on raising tax rates on americans who make mourn 250,000. at the end of the day he'll probably get that victory. it will be a hollow victory because raising tax rates is not going to help job creation and it's certainly not going to get us out of debt. here is the question i asked on "fox news sunday," what are you going to do with the machine, mr. president that comes in from raising tax rates? i found out yesterday afternoon much to my disappointment that they had intended to spend $600 billion of new spending, take $600 billion from the rate increases and spend it on the government and not put any money on the deficit. that's why we are still talking among ourselves, because that is unacceptable. uma: you have no hope that the money will be used to bring down the debt? >> every dime you give these people they are going to spend if we don't make them do otherwise. that's why i asked a simple question. you're going to get a rate increase, i hope it's above 250, i think it will be. if we had the house bill on the floor weeks ago we would have amended it and we would have passed it
announcer ] progresso. you gotta taste this soup. jon: right now the nation in mourning as many americans send their prayers to the newtown, connecticut, community, many of them wondering how they can help grieving families. heather is at our breaking news desk, she has some information. >> reporter: hi, jon. so many of our viewers have asked how they can help the families affected by the shooting, so we've taken a lack atom of the -- a look at some of the groups. first, the united way of connecticut established the sandy hook support fund. this group will provide support services to families and to the community. they say that all donations from this fund will go directly to those families that have been affected. the american red cross is also setting up a family center in that area, they'll provide initial grief coming which is something, of course, the red cross did after the nep attacks and other tragedies. they have not set up a specific sandy fund, so doe nawtion -- donations will go to the group's general fund x. also the newtown family emergency services is making counseling avai
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